Akhil Patel

UK Real Estate and Cycles Expert

Akhil is an expert in the UK property market, as well as general economic, financial and stock market cycles. He also is active property developer and investor and is the Editor of Cycles, Trends and Forecasts in the UK.

Akhil has professional experience in audit, central government and international banking and has worked on a range of issues from reviewing large infrastructure PPP deals to helping establish the UK's £3 billion International Climate Fund.

He has two Masters Degrees (in Finance and Public Policy) and a first degree in the Classics from Oxford.

In 2013, he established Ascendant Strategy to produce research that helps investors make better investment decisions based on an understanding of the key economic and financial cycles driving markets. 

Akhil can assist with all aspects of property acquisition and investment in the UK, and can provide valuable insights on market cycles and their effects on the general economy.

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Our Services

Buyer Advocacy

Buyer Advocacy

Whether you want us to bid at auction, or provide a comprehensive buyer advocacy service to search, asses and negotiate your ideal investment property or home, we tailor a plan ideally suited to your individual needs.

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We have the expertise to assist with any type of development you are considering - large, or small - from concept to completion.

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What our Clients are Saying

Catherine worked tirelessly in finding me a great property at a good price. She did things that I wouldn't have done (hours and hours of legwork) and more importantly, couldn't have done (organising the purchase before anyone else had even put in an offer). When I was ready to give up, Catherine kept working. I'm certain that I never would have been able to buy the same property within 10k of what we eventually settled at.... David
The expertise you bring are excellent and helped us understand the process and what to do and what not to do. You discussed at the beginning that by using you it will save us money and in our instance and the current environment of Melbourne’s market I believe you saved us $100,000 or enabled us to get into a suburb which going to auction would have gone way over our limit. You worked tirelessly to help us purchase a home.... Karen
“You impressed us from the start, especially compared with the other buyers agencies we approached…” - Raj

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Why use Cashmore & Co?

Our advocates and researchers are international experts on market and real estate cycles. 

With decades of experience working in the Australian real estate market Catherine Cashmore and her associates have lectured widely on the real estate cycle and the economics of investment.

Cashmore & Co use their expertise to assist investors, home buyers and developers.  They simplify the buying process saving buyers thousands in negotiation, as well as preventing costly mistakes.

Cashmore & Co's services and expertise will not only assist you to increase your wealth, but also educate you to become a better investor.

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About Catherine

Catherine Cashmore


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Catherine Cashmore has been working in the Australian real estate market for over 14 years. As a buyer advocate, she has assisted hundreds of home buyers, investors, and developers to find, assess, and negotiate, real estate in Australia and internationally. Originally from the UK, and having lived in the US, Catherine is a seasoned traveller with extensive experience across a range of international real estate markets giving her the expertise needed to help clients to diversify their property investments.

Catherine is President of Australia's oldest economics organisation, Prosper Australia - an organisation that aims to hold up a light to the dark corners of the economic system that impedes economic progress and rewards monopolies. 

She is a regular and highly respected media commentator and has been called upon to guest lecture at universities including RMIT and Sydney University, on how tax policy affects the real estate market, the design of cities, and the economy.

She is editor of Port Philip Publishing/Fat Tail Media's 'Cycles, Trends, & Forecasts' and Cashmore's Real Estate Wealth – a publication that teaches real estate and stock market investors about the land cycle, its effects on the economy, and how to create wealth in property and stocks from the knowledge.

Previously authoring the annual ‘Speculative Vacancies’ report, the only study in the world that analyses long term vacant housing based on water usage data (Australia focused) - as such Catherine has an in depth knowledge of the Australian real estate market and economic environment, few can rival.

You can contact Catherine directly on 0458 143 089 or at cc@cashmoreco.com.au 

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